Reconstructing an Agent's Epistemic State from Observations

  title={Reconstructing an Agent's Epistemic State from Observations},
  author={Richard Booth and Alexander Nittka},
  journal={J. Log. Comput.},
We look at the problem in belief revision of trying to make inferences about what an agent believed – or will believe – at a given moment, based on an observation of how the agent has responded to some sequence of previous belief revision inputs over time. We adopt a “reverse engineering” approach to this problem. Assuming a framework for iterated belief revision which is based on sequences, we construct a model of the agent that “best explains” the observation. Further considerations on this… CONTINUE READING
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